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Austin Miller

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Turnovers, penalties prove costly in Grayson's loss to North

Bulldogs capitalize on a plethora of miscues by the defending state champions

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Ole Miss' Nkemdiche, Whigham among locals coming back for UGA game

A total of 10 Georgians get homecoming trip to their home state this Saturday

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Merrow enjoying time with hometown team

Following in the footsteps of his father, Jeff, Buford graduate Thor Merrow continues to live his dream, which included a long-overdue homecoming at the Atlanta Falcons' annual Friday Night Lights last week at Norcross High School.

Defending Deep South champs beat Providence

SNELLVILLE — Northwest Whitfield began its Deep South Classic Tournament title defense with a dominant 79-40 victory over Providence on Tuesday night.

Prep Roundup: Hall leads Duluth past Cass with 26 points

MARIETTA — In the second day of the Kell Holiday Tournament, Avonte’ Hall led all scorers with 26 points as Duluth defeated Cass 77-73 on Monday. Michael Randle added 17 points and Zane Cobb had 13 for the Wildcats (2-10, 0-2).

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GAC's Harber following in brothers' footsteps

Last year's 1-9 season was not only uncharacteristic of the Greater Atlanta Christian School football program, but also uncharacteristic of a Spartan team led by one of the three Harber brothers. David Harber aims to turn things around immediately. The senior running back/defensive back will look to pick up where his older brothers Trey and Stephen left off and lead GAC back to the state playoffs and competing for a region championship this season.

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GAC's Harber following in brothers' footsteps

Last year’s 1-9 season was not only uncharacteristic of the Greater Atlanta Christian School football program, but also uncharacteristic of a Spartan team led by one of the three Harber brothers.

Dirty Spokes to host local XTERRA events

Dirty Spokes Productions, a company that puts together mountain bike, trail running and duathlon races throughout the Southeast, will be hosting six trail running races starting this September as part of the 2010-11 XTERRA Georgia Trail Run Series.

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Grayson coach likes his QB depth

Grayson's football team will have its third quarterback in as many seasons, making it one of the unknowns going into Saturday's season opener at the Corky Kell Classic.

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North passes for 4 TDs to top Grayson in scrimmage

Behind two touchdown passes each from senior C.J. Uzomah and junior Scott Hosch, North Gwinnett prevailed 28-15 in Saturday's scrimmage against Grayson.

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Getting to Know ... Charlie Conn

Charlie Conn, 66, has been an important member of the Grayson Touchdown Club since the school opened in 2000 and his son Mickey became the Rams' first (and still only) head football coach.

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Beachy's makes unlikely rise through minors

LAWRENCEVILLE — Few could have foreseen Brandon Beachy’s rise through the Atlanta Braves’ farm system and arrival at Class AAA Gwinnett in just over two years. Not for an undrafted free agent out of Indiana Wesleyan University, a National Christian College Athletic Association school.

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Piner a rising star in newfound sport

Diving wasn't really on Sean Piner's radar until a few years ago. The Parkview junior didn't take a huge interest in the sport until recently, but he has already become a rising star in just his second year of competitive diving. The past few months have been part of a whirlwind introduction to the sport for Piner, who has excelled with intense year-round training and work with Gwinnett high school coach Bettie Hudson.

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Focus finally gets back to football field

Following summer months filled with conference expansion, realignment talk and the most recent controversy regarding player-agent relations, the focus of college football is finally starting to return to the games themselves. That was the message of Tuesday's Atlanta Sports Council's College Football Preview Luncheon.

Athens' Hurley, McClure excite fans at Fight Night

DULUTH -- With former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Rich Franklin in attendance, 790 The Zone's Jose Santiago as ring announcer and what looked to be a near capacity crowd in attendance, the atmosphere at Saturday's Wild Bill's Fight Night 29 was truly electric.

Athens' Hurley, McClure excite fans at Fight Night

DULUTH — With former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Rich Franklin in attendance, 790 The Zone’s Jose Santiago as ring announcer and what looked to be a near capacity crowd in attendance, the atmosphere at Saturday’s Wild Bill’s Fight Night 29 was truly electric.

Lee headed back to U.S Junior Am

Mill Creek grad Kevin Lee enjoyed his first experience in the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, but he's hoping for a little more this summer.

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Born, Bred, Bronc

With its rich history, Brookwood expects to win region championships and compete for state championships. Despite a 6-6 season last year, there are reasons to be confident this fall. And it starts with senior quarterback Ben McLane, who returns as the county's second leading passer. McLane threw for 1,780 yards and 16 touchdowns, behind only South Gwinnett's Kent Rollins, last season.

Nicol holds off Skinner to win at Berkeley

Acworth's Chris Nicol shot a 71 on Tuesday for a 136 tournament total and edged Sylvester's Sonny Skinner by one stroke in the final round of The Championship at Berkeley Hills Country Club.

Course record set despite rain

DULUTH -- Lightning delays wreaked havoc on golfers' rhythms and dampened some of the excitement of the opening round of The Championship at Berkeley Hills, but low scores persisted on the day.

Berkeley Hills to host new golf tourney

A large group of professional and amateur golfers will descend on Berkeley Hills Country Club this week for an inaugural event, The Championship at Berkeley Hills Country Club.

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Wolverton gains experience playing on US team

Andrew Wolverton made one Lisbon International Tournament appearance in May with the U.S. Under-18 National Men's Soccer Team, but it was a good one.

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In the running

Grayson head football coach Mickey Conn knows the Ram offense will enter this season without one key component from the past three seasons -- the exceptional Ean Pemberton.

Best deer hunter search under way

The American Whitetail Authority, conducting a nationwide search for the country's best whitetail hunter, will take their search to the Discover Mills' Bass Pro Shops this week.